A Thousand Never Evers

Published by Random House

“Gripping….delivers an emotional wallop.”

Publisher’s Weekly, Starred Review

  • National Parenting Publications Award, Gold Winner Parents’ Choice, Silver Honor
  • Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults, YALSA Teachers Choices Booklist, IRA
  • Children’s Choices Booklist, IRA-CBC Indiana Young Hoosier Award Master List
  • Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Award Master List Nebraska Golden Sower Award
  • Master List NH Great Stone Face Award Master List

Laugh With the Moon

Published by Random House

“Wise, warm, and as brilliant as the laughing moon. I loved it.”

Kathi Appelt Author of Newbery Honor Book

  • Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People VOYA Top Shelf Fiction for
  • Middle School Readers Best Children’s Books of the Year, Bank Street College of
  • Education Texas Bluebonnet Award Master List Oklahoma Intermediate Sequoyah
  • Award Master List South Carolina Junior Book Award Nominee Vermont DCF
  • Children’s Book Award Master List

Resources for Educators

Resources for A Thousand Never Evers

Resources for Laugh With The Moon

Book Trailer—Check out my book trailer! It features pictures I took while visiting Malawi.

World Altering Medicine—Here I share an interview with Dr. Kevin Bergman, who helped me understand the medical conditions faced by children in Malawi.

Galimoto–Kids in Malawi make toys from materials they find in the environment. Use this handout to inspire your students to make their own toys.